Popular IMA Courses to Boost Your Skills


Ensuring that your skills are up-to-date is imperative for every accounting and finance professional. IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) can be your go-to resource to boost your valued skills, with more than 1,300 courses that are eligible for CPE credit. And, IMA is continually developing new courses to ensure you’re staying current with the latest trends impacting the profession. As a reminder, all CMA® (Certified Management Accountant) professionals must earn a minimum of 30 hours of CPE annually, including two hours in the field of ethics.

Check out some of these popular courses:

Becker Select: IMA offers three subscription packages from Becker featuring an extensive catalog of courses and frequent webcasts with live Q&A for maximum flexibility to fit any schedule. Becker Select provides one year of access to webcasts and on-demand courses covering core accounting concepts and so much more. Becker offers 1,100+ CPE credits for courses + an average of 70 credits for webcasts per month.

IMA Financial Planning & Analysis Certificate™: This certificate program enhances your skills in financial planning and analysis as it relates to budgeting, planning, and forecasting. Follow hypothetical case studies and real-life examples as this three-part series helps you align your company's strategy across the organization and drive its overall performance. Earn an IMA professional certificate, a digital badge, and 7.6 CPE credits.

IMA Sustainability Business Practices Certificate™: This six-course certificate program is designed to help accountants and financial professionals navigate the complexities of the management accounting role in sustainable business practices. Earn an IMA professional certificate, a digital badge, and 10.8 CPE credits.

Predictive Analytics in Forecasting: The Basics: This course serves as a guide for organizations trying to predict what's ahead in uncertain markets. Through interactive video tutorials, you'll learn techniques to improve forecasting and apply your knowledge with hands-on exercises. You'll explore how to find, collect, and use the right data for forecasting and problem solving. Earn 4.8 CPE credits.

IMA Cybersecurity & Data Practices Certificate™: This four-course certificate program aims to educate accounting and finance professionals on their evolving role in managing the risks and regulatory compliance related to cybersecurity and data management, enabling you to become an effective business partner in an evolving technological environment. Earn an IMA professional certificate, a digital badge and 4.5 CPE credits.

IMA also offers its IMA Strategy and Competitive Learning Series®, both to help members prepare to take the CSCA® (Certified in Strategy and Competitive Analysis) exam and to help members improve their strategic partnering skills.

Visit the Continuing Education page on the IMA website to see the full range of resources available to IMA members.